Published: March 31, 2021
Total Running Time: 00:03:13
Vaccines contain genetic material—but can they change your genetic material? Find out how vaccines interact with (or don’t interact with!) your DNA and why it’s safe to take them.
Clarification: The COVID-19 vaccines currently used in the U.S. have been granted Emergency Use Authorization during the pandemic but have not yet received full FDA approval, which will take more time.
For up-to-date information on COVID and vaccines, visit CDC.gov.